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Welcome to the Mountain View Public Library


Based on guidelines issued by the Santa Clara County Public Health Department to curtail the spread of COVID-19, Mountain View Public Library is closed until further notice.

Current Services Updates (08/03/2020)

  • LINK+ Service -  You can now request books from other libraries through our LINK+ service starting August 3. Request books on the LINK+ Catalog and pick up during our Grab & Go hours.
  • Holds Limit Increase from 15 to 20 - Due to demand, we have temporarily increased the holds limit per account from 15 to 20.
  • Materials Quarantined for 96 hours Before Check In - All Library and LINK+ materials may be returned at the front of the Library, in the manual slot on the front door 24/7. Items are quarantined for 96 hours before check in and may still show on your account. No fines will accrue as we are fine free.

Grab & Go Holds Pick-up Service is now available. For information on picking-up holds and other currently available Library services, visit the Current Library Services page.

For community information and resources about COVID-19, visit the COVID-19 Community Resources page.

Mission Statement

Our library is for everyone. We are a free resource helping our community connect, create, and learn.

The City of Mountain View is fully committed to racial equity and justice as we strive to create a welcoming, safe and inclusive community for all. Please visit this webpage dedicated to keeping the community informed about the City’s efforts to uphold our commitment to racial equity and justice and the opportunities for community members to be involved.


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Visit The Mountain View Public Library

585 Franklin Street, Mountain View, CA 94041
between Mercy and Church Streets.
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Call us: (650) 903-6887 or find other numbers.



The Library building is currently closed. For available Library services, visit the Current Library Services page.